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The Maze Runner Gives Other Franchises
A Run for Their Money

Friday, September 19th, 2014
by on Playing Around

In this last gasp of the summer blockbuster season, The Maze Runner attempts to capitalize on the booming teen franchise, as popularized by the Twilight

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God’s Pocket – One of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s
Final Roles Displays HIs Range and Our Loss

Saturday, May 17th, 2014
by on Playing Around

The few Philip Seymour Hoffman films left in the pipeline will undoubtedly receive more attention following his death. They include the two parts of Mockingjay,

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2012 – We Weather A Super Storm
And Mourn a Tragic Shooting

Thursday, January 16th, 2014
by on Living Around

By 2012, Woman Around Town had hit its stride. Our writers were being sought after to write about theater, music, books, shopping, health, finance, travel,

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The Hunger Games—The Whole World is Watching

Monday, March 26th, 2012
by on Playing Around

“May the odds be ever in your favor!” This is the traditional address Effie gives the residents of District 12 before the annual Reaping ceremony,

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Brooke Bundy—Octavia in The Hunger Games

Friday, March 23rd, 2012
by on Playing Around

The Hunger Games opens nationwide today. Last year I was inspired to read and review The Hunger Games after discovering that a friend from my

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The Hunger Games—Fight for Survival in a Brutal Future

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
by on Reading Around

The film, Hunger Games, starring Oscar nominee Jennifer Lawrence, opens in theaters and IMAX on March 23, 2012. This is Jocelyn Lucas Rosenberg’s review of

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Breaking Dawn: Breaking Horror

Friday, November 18th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Does a record-breaking box office translate into great art or even a mediocre film worth your $10? Sometimes the hoopla surrounding a movie cons us

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